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Shell Eco Marathon 2018: what I learned

While I generally like cars to go fast, because they are more fun, I’m a huge fan of Shell Eco Marathon, which is all about efficiency rather than outright speed.

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Lexus LC500: Hail to the King!

In Lexus’ almost 30-year history, three models have truly stood out: the original LS400 luxury sedan, which taught the snooty Germans how a truly grand, reliable, no-frills yet super capable luxo-barge should be done; the LF-A supercar which, despite being late, taught the world that Lexus knows how terminator-like efficiency can build a truly amazing, sensual and awe-inspiring supercar with a sound better than today’s current crop of Formula 1 cars; and finally, this, the LC500, a car so amazingly capable, it was chosen as King T’Challah’s (of the Marvel Universe’s Wakanda fame) chariot.

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Mitsubishi PH reveals all-new Xpander: a quick look

Mitsubishi has finally unveiled the all-new Expander. We take a close look at it and see why you should be paying attention to it. The all-new Expander is a 7-seat compact MPV, aimed squarely at a new generation of car buyers upgrading from a B-segment vehicle to a larger one, with a need for more […]

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Honda’s Civic Type-R sizzles in Clark

The rumors started early last year. Honda would be bringing in a limited run of Honda Civic Type-Rs.

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Chevrolet Trax 1.4 LTX: over-achieving all-arounder

The beauty of driving a wide variety of automobiles for a living is that it broadens your view of what’s good, what’s not, and what’s simply impressively amazing.

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Tokyo Auto Salon 2018: the parts!

For our last look at the Tokyo Auto Salon 2018, we check out some of the latest trends and technology that were shown at this year’s show, and to whet the appetite and imagination of those embarking on a make-over for their cars this year.

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2017 a banner year for Mazda Philippines

The year 2017 proved to be the best year yet for Bermaz Auto Philippines, the sole authorized and exclusive importer of Mazda vehicles in the country, with an amazing 5,244 units sold, a record increase of 28 percent, far surpassing the industry standard’s growth of between 5 percent to 10 percent.

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PIAA: seeing the difference

PIAA is one of those venerable Japanese companies that have been around for ages.

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Tokyo Auto Salon 2018

Before I became a motoring journalist, I was always an enthusiast, heavily into the car lifestyle, tuning and modifying scene, and going to car meets, track days, amateur motorsport events as a participant, and of course, car shows.

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Honda CR-V 1.6 SX i-Dtec: exemplary all-arounder

Perhaps one of the most highly anticipated cars for 2018 is Honda’s all-new CR-V.

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Mar 14, 2018

While I generally like cars to go fast, because they are more fun, I’m a huge fan of Shell

Mar 07, 2018

A reader recently asked why we weren’t going deep into the technical as much lately. He was referring to

Mar 07, 2018

Quick question: What would you do if some attacked you in your car? Would you just cower and try